shiney smiles orthodontics

My First Day…An Employees Perspective

My name is Blake and it was my first day working as a receptionist at Shiney Smiles Orthodontics and if you’re anything like me you can imagine how nervous I was. Walking into a new setting can be intimidating to an extent. I was nervous as I didn’t know what to expect but I felt more eager than any [...]

Social Media…It’s Positive Effects!

I am a parent of 3 girls, two grown and one still a teenager.  I am the ultimate protector…having taught them, no…DRILLED in them, the dangers of strangers both near and online. We all know the negative aspects of social media: Cyberbullying, online deception and even the worst possible outcomes tha [...]

Do I Really Need To Wear My Retainers?

Life after orthodontic treatment!…. Do I really need to wear my retainers? After orthodontic treatment is complete, patients always ask, “Dr. Sheinis, do I really need to wear my retainers?”  To keep that beautiful Shiney smile, the answer is always YES! Your teeth are attached with tons of little l [...]

Do Smiles Really Open Doors?

Do Smiles Really Open Doors? Did you know that a few years ago, in Tokyo, they invented a machine called a “Happiness Counter” that actually reminded people to smile each day? It was even placed on a refrigerator door, so that if you didn’t smile, the refrigerator door would be difficult to open! W [...]